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Debbie Dingell, Dan Webster Pair Up on Worst-Case Scenario Hospital Preparedness Act

December 9, 2017 - 6:00am
Debbie Dingell and Dan Webster

This week, U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Fla., paired up with U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., to unveil a proposal to ensure hospitals and long-term care facilities are better prepared for hurricanes and other disasters. 

House Passes Ron DeSantis' Resolution Urging Tougher Actions on the Maduro Regime

December 8, 2017 - 8:30am
Mario Diaz-Balart, Ron DeSantis and Carlos Curbelo

This week, the U.S. House passed a resolution from U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., the chairman of the House National Security Subcommittee, expressing concern over the situation in Venezuela and urging the Trump administration to levy additional sanctions on members of the Maduro regime. 

Florida Delegation Backs Trump's Decision to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

December 7, 2017 - 8:45am
Marco Rubio, Donald Trump and Ron DeSantis

Members of the Florida congressional delegation from both sides of the aisle applauded President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. 

With Support of Florida Delegation, House Passes Taylor Force Act Targeting Palestinian Terrorism

December 6, 2017 - 10:00am
Ted Deutch and Mario Diaz-Balart

With strong support from the Florida delegation, on Tuesday, the U.S. House passed U.S. Rep. Rep. Doug Lamborn’s, R-Col., “Taylor Force Act” cutting off American funding to the Palestinian Authority if it continues to financially support terrorists and their families.

Marco Rubio's, Tammy Baldwin's Bill to Help Holocaust Survivors Gaining Traction in the Senate

December 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Marco Rubio and Tammy Baldwin

A proposal from U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisc., to ensure property seized by Nazi Germany and its allies during the Holocaust will be restored to families is gaining momentum on Capitol Hill. 

Rick Scott Showcases Israel's Business, Education Ties to Florida

December 5, 2017 - 9:15am
Rick Scott

On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott showcased Florida’s ties to Israel as he continued his tour of that nation. 

Charlie Crist, Gus Bilirakis Want to Crack Down on Arms Sales to Iran

December 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
Charlie Crist and Gus Bilirakis

Last week, two congressmen from Florida brought out a bill to crack down on arms sales to Iran. 

Vern Buchanan Calls on Donald Trump to Ban African Lion Trophies

December 4, 2017 - 12:45pm
Vern Buchanan and Donald Trump

From his perch as co-chairman of the Animal Protection Caucus in Congress, a Florida Republican is urging President Donald Trump to restore the ban on allowing African lion trophies to be brought into the United States. 

Gas Prices Slowly Dropping Across Florida

December 4, 2017 - 12:30pm

Gas prices continued to slide down in the Sunshine State as December began, a study from AAA found. 

Ted Yoho Looking to Add More Transparency for Foreign Aid to Multilateral Organizations

December 4, 2017 - 6:00am
Ted Yoho

U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. House Asia and Pacific Subcommittee and a member of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, is looking to reform how the U.S. funds multilateral organizations including the United Nations. 



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